NeuRA's Prof John Hodges named in the top 400 most-cited biomedical scientists in Nature.

Tuesday, 4 November 2014 - 8:11am

Best of the best ~~

Nature journal have listed the 400 most-cited biomedical scientists in the period 1996–20114.

Depression increases risk of falls in elderly

Thursday, 2 October 2014 - 9:16am

Older people with depression are at markedly increased risk of falls.

Books for brains has launched! Read a book this October.

Wednesday, 1 October 2014 - 8:52am


Get Reading for Research

NeuRA’s initiative, Book for Brains, urges Aussies to read for the month of October and raise
money for diseases of the brain.

Improved care for hip fracture patients in Australia and New Zealand

Tuesday, 23 September 2014 - 12:00am

Today marks the release of The Australian and New Zealand Guideline for Hip Fracture Care, a watershed for the outcomes and quality of life for more than 20,000 Australians and New Zealanders who suff

Study on rare dementia helps map the emotional brain

Wednesday, 17 September 2014 - 9:19am

A NeuRA study published in the journal BRAIN has found that individuals diagnosed with corticobasal syndrome (CBS), a rare form of dementia, experience widespread deficits in emotion processing.

Congratulations to those who have received NHMRC Research Fellowships

Tuesday, 2 September 2014 - 9:07am

Congratulations to the following individuals who have been awarded highly competitive NHMRC Research Fellowships as announced by the Health Minister:

Congratulations to...

Motorcyclists in NSW - we need you!

Tuesday, 26 August 2014 - 9:39am

Neuroscience Research Australia is researching the use of protective clothing among motorcyclists.

Study to increase memory, language and learning in people with Down syndrome

Wednesday, 13 August 2014 - 9:59am

The study currently taking place at NeuRA seeks to increase memory, language and learning in people with Down syndrome

NeuRA explains pain during National Pain Week

Monday, 21 July 2014 - 9:11am

Dr James McAuley was interviewed recently for an ABC feature about the work being done at NeuRA around pain.

A free app to support the assessment of dementia launched worldwide today.

Thursday, 10 July 2014 - 9:21am

Developed by Neuroscience Research Australia’s Professor John Hodges and colleagues at Plymouth

NeuRA's dementia research featured on ABC's Australian Story

Thursday, 26 June 2014 - 9:20am

On Monday June 30 at 8pm Australian Story delves into the world of Christine Bryden.

Dr James McAuley talks 'Pain' on ABC radio

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 - 9:08am

Almost everyone will experience at least one episode of back pain in life. This is often very painful and distressing but usually settles down within a few days or weeks.

Dr Muireann Irish interviewed on ABC radio

Tuesday, 3 June 2014 - 9:33am

Studies of dementia patients are suggesting our social skills rely on the same parts of our brain responsible for daydreaming, imagination and memory.

Participants needed for in-house sleep studies

Monday, 2 June 2014 - 9:22am

Do you have obstructive sleep apnoea or suspect yo might have OSA?

Prominent dementia researchers back Government policy

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 - 9:20am

The country’s leading dementia researchers, consumers and key advocacy groups applaud the Government’s vision to invest $200 million to accelerate research into dementia over the next five years.

New schizophrenia research unveiled on the TEDx Sydney stage

Monday, 14 April 2014 - 9:55am

Professor Cyndi Shannon Weickert will be speaking at the annual TEDx Sydney event being held at the Opera House on Saturday 26 April.

Congratulations to award winners and grant recipients

Friday, 11 April 2014 - 9:00am

Award winner list:

Paxinos Prize

Down Syndrome Drug Trial starts in NSW today

Tuesday, 17 December 2013 - 9:39am

Researchers from NeuRA have launched a clinical study that they hope will help to enhance cognition in people with Down syndrome (DS).

Report reveals marked differences in mortality rate for hip fracture across NSW hospitals

Tuesday, 3 December 2013 - 6:00am

A new report focusing on hip fracture care in NSW reveals a marked variation in patient mortality between public hospitals across NSW.

National Child Restraint Guidelines released today

Tuesday, 22 October 2013 - 12:55am

On National Kidsafe Day, parents and carers of children are being urged to consider whether they are buckling up properly before hitting the road.